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My name is Muhammad Khan; I am a graduate of English and Politics and have suffered with mental illness for the past 13 years.

Back to Oldham Ward For The Second Time

The police took me in a van to a psychiatric ward in Rochdale. The inside of a police van was familiar to...

One year into lockdown

I have been a resident at a mental health rehabilitation unit in Stockport for almost three years. We have reached the grim...

Torture At The Hostel

I spent about two more months on the acute ward and was eventually transferred to a hostel. It has closed now but...

Back to Oldham Ward For The Second Time

The police took me in a van to a psychiatric ward in...

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The Head Matters: Part I

When we are considering dropping a few pounds or toning up our bodies, we'll most likely join our local gym, do some...

Assaulted!

I was happy to be going on regular home leave, mainly because I was able see my parents and siblings. I had...

Chased By Police Again

After returning from the PICU to the Oldham ward, life continued as normal. A lot of the patients I knew had moved...

Second time at PICU

The second time I was at the PICU was pretty much the same as the first, dull and monotonous. I didn’t...

The mercy of Muhammad (s)

Due to terrorist atrocities, Islamophobia has increased everywhere. Islamophobia is the fear or hatred of Islam or Muslims. The...

Back to Oldham Ward For The Second Time

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The mercy of Muhammad (s)

Due to terrorist atrocities, Islamophobia has increased everywhere. Islamophobia is the fear or hatred of Islam or Muslims. The...

Navigating Challenges and working towards Social Change

Shuranjeet Singh Growing up in Handsworth, Birmingham, I had always felt comfortable walking up and down Soho Road, around...

Back to PICU

After some time, on a Friday, just before lunch, I absconded from the acute ward. I had been waiting in front of...

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